All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Friday, July 3 & Saturday, July 4 for Independence Day.

The South Novato Library will be permanently closing on May 23 and will reopen in a new location. More details.

Pollinator Week
Jun 21, 2015
Pollinator week is ending today, but it’s a reminder of the urgent issue of declining pollinator populations.  In California, where so much of the nation’s food is grown, the health...
June is Audiobook Month
Jun 7, 2015
According to the APA, the Audio Publishers Association, June is the month to celebrate audiobooks.  And there’s reason to celebrate.  The audiobook industry has grown phenomenally in...
South Novato branch plans
May 16, 2015
South Novato Library is moving! Our last day of operation in the hangars at 6 Hamilton Landing will be Saturday May 23rd 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.  The Library will close for several weeks as...
one of four origami classes with Hiroki Coyle at the Point Reyes Library
Jun 29, 2015
Hiroki Coyle taught a series of four origami classes in June at the Point Reyes Library, teaching the lucky participants how to make 3D stars and boxes, plus boats and flying dragons and more!
drummer Onye Onyemaechi of Village Rhythms at the Bolinas Community Center
Jun 27, 2015
Celebrating our summer reading program, Read to the Rhythm, at the Bolinas Community Center with master drummer Onye Onyemaechi from Village Rhythms.
Jun 22, 2015
This installment: an elegant tribute to tattoos (nf); a magnificent long poem about grief (nf); a stark memoir about an abusive relationship (nf); a memoir of living in Alaska (nf); a scary book set...
Jun 15, 2015
This installment: a graphic view of living in Israel (f); superheated domestic drama from a week at the shore (f); seeds of childhood trauma play out (f); Gregory Maguire’s take on a favorite...
Jun 9, 2015
 ¡En el mes de junio, únete a la celebración del audiolibro! Lleva audiolibros, PLAYAWAYS, o baja  audiolibros a tu teléfono inteligente o dispositivo.¿Tienes preguntas? Vista...
Quilts by Dominique Peytraud
Jun 8, 2015
Dominique Peytraud makes these beautiful and colorful quilts with found and recycled materials, inspired by Amish quilts. They are complimented by whimsical sculptures made with diverse found...
Jun 8, 2015
This installment: post-Chernobyl (f); numbers help a kid feel safe (jf); Murakami’s latest (f); entertaining friendships (f); Atwood’s recent short stories (f); a Cuban immigrant poet...